Now that you have prepared your witnesses for the trial, let’s refine your closing argument again so that you can next prepare a trial flow outline chart for the course of the trial.
The simple three-step process for a lawyer to follow in the trial of any case is:
- Opening statement – Here is what I will prove.
- Presentation of case – Look, I am now proving it.
- Closing argument – Here is what I just proved and here is why my client is entitled to your verdict in the case.